Nov 7, 2011 5:44 AM
Police say a clerk shot and killed a man attempting to rob a gas station in Rockcastle County early Monday morning.
According to police, a man walked into Shell Station off I-75 exit 59 wielding a knife. The clerk pulled out a gun and shot at the would-be robber, killing him.
Police have not identified the man shot, but family members at the scene say it was 20-year-old James Hensley.
Police have not released any other details.